Brooks wins three times

Brad Brooks (c) 2013 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Brad Brooks (c) 2013 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

CARLISLE, Pa. – Dickinson won six of the first eight events to key a 119-77 Centennial Conference (CC) men's swimming victory over McDaniel on Saturday.

Brad Brooks (Newark, Del./Charter School of Wilmington) led the Green Terror (1-7, 0-4 CC) with three victories.

Chris Miles and Micah Smith each won twice for the Red Devils (6-2, 1-1 CC), including as part of the 200 medley relay, which opened the meet with a victory. The duo joined Sam Eaton and Brandon Gauthier to combine for a time of 1:39.30. Miles also won the 100 backstroke (54.04 seconds) while Smith touched first in the 50 free (22.82).

Brooks started his day with a victory in the 1000 freestyle with a time of 9:53.01 before touching first in the 200 IM (1:58.43). He wrapped up the day with a victory in the 500 free with a time of 5:21.76.

With Dickinson swimming as exhibition, Justin Allen (Ashburn, Va./Broad Run) closed the individual part of the meet with a victory in the 100 breaststroke (1:02.60) before Brian Austin (Turlock, Calif./J.H. Pitman), Sean Kaliszak (New Freedom, Pa./Suquehannock), Thomas Simone (Silver Spring, Md./John F. Kennedy) and Jeremy Simon (Melville, N.Y./Half Hallow Hills East) combined to record a time of 1:48.85 in the 200 frees relay.

Stevie Hoyt (Glastonbury, Conn./Glastonbury) added a pair of third-place finishes in the 50 free (23.14 seconds) and 100 butterfly (56.93).

Patrick Rogers (Landisville, Pa./Hempfield) finished third in the 100 freestyle (51.80) while Joe Odierno (Deale, Md./Southern) was second in the 100 breaststroke (1:09.21)> 

The Green Terror returns to action at home against Elizabethtown on Wednesday. Meet time is 6 p.m.

Dickinson 119, McDaniel 77

Event Winners: 200 Medley Relay – Dickinson A (Chris Miles, Sam Eaton, Micah Smith, Brandon Gauthier) 1:39.30; 1000 Freestyle – Brad Brooks (M) 9:53.01; 200 Freestyle – Alex Bennett (D) 1:47.09; 50 Freestyle – Smith (D) 22.82; 200 IM – Brooks (M) 1:58.43; 100 Butterfly – Cameron Phillips (D) 54.93; 100 Freestyle – Alan Karickhoff (D) 50.03; 100 Backstroke – Miles (D) 54.04; 500 Freestyle – Brooks (M) 5:21.76; 100 Breaststroke – Justin Allen (M) 1:02.60*; 200 Freestyle Relay – McDaniel A (Brian Austin, Sean Kaliszak, Thomas Simone, Jeremy Simon) 1:48.85*.

* Dickinson swam event as exhibition.